Average Salary for University of Maryland (UMD) Employees

Operating out of College Park, Md., University of Maryland (UMD) employs talent in positions ranging from Assistant Professor to Academic Advisor. University of Maryland (UMD) employees bring home $51K per year on average. Your experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for University of Maryland (UMD) workers, followed by what you do at the company and where you live. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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1132 Regents Drive
College Park, Maryland 20740


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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $53K annually on average. The largest fraction of University of Maryland (UMD) people (34 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $47K per year on average.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Research Scientists, Assistant Professors, Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators, and Lecturers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $73K annually, the other salaries come in at about $73K, around $50K, and $49K, respectively. Near the bottom at University of Maryland (UMD) are Financial Aid Counselors, pulling in an average of just around $41K.


Residents of Baltimore, Md. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $81K per year; other top-paying cities include Washington, DC (approximately $53K) and the company's headquarter city of College Park, Md. ($50K). University of Maryland (UMD) workers in District of Columbia earn the most — $53K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Basic Life Support Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $63K per year. It pays to have a Doctorate (PhD) at University of Maryland (UMD) — these employees make the most at around $87K annually.


In this position, it pays to have Clinical Research in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $80K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at University of Maryland (UMD) is Program Management, with close to a seventh considering it a key competency. Microsoft Office, Counseling, and Customer Service were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Only 36 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. University of Maryland (UMD) employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for University of Maryland (UMD)


45 %
55 %
$35,732 - $77,949
$24,688 - $63,770
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
$34,638 - $91,563

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